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Turkish lira keeps sliding, hits historic lows amid pandemic

A currency exchange office worker counts Turkish Lira banknotes in front of the electronic panel displaying currency exchange rates at an exchange office in Istanbul, on August 6, 2020 as Turkey's lira set a new record low against the US dollar. The lira on August 6 was trading at 7.28 against the greenback around 1030 GMT, suffering a loss of more than 3 percent since the start of the day -- the lowest since May when it reached a then-record low of 7.24. The currency also recorded its lowest le

 

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